Inmate Killed During Escape Attempt at Arkansas Prison

(Lincoln County, AR) — An escape attempt has left a convicted murderer dead. 41-year-old Christopher Wilson, an inmate at the Arkansas Department of Corrections, was shot and killed by a corrections officer while trying to escape Thursday. Wilson was convicted of two counts of capital murder in the 2002 killing…



Arkansas Residents Alerted of Tax Lien Scam

(Drew County, AR) — Drew County residents are being alerted of a tax lien settlement scam. On Tuesday, the sheriff’s office was notified of a Drew County resident who said he received a suspicious letter stating he had fallen behind on his state tax lien and offering to settle the…


Home Invasion Leads to One Shot

(Centerton, AR) — A woman is recovering after being shot during an Arkansas home invasion. According to Centerton police, the woman saw intruders in her home Tuesday morning and went to get her gun. However, a struggle over the weapon caused the woman to shoot herself in the stomach. The…


Police Chase Stolen Car in Wrong-way Pursuit

(Little Rock, AR) — A driver going the wrong way in traffic led police on a high speed chase on I-40 in Arkansas Tuesday. Another driver caught the chase on camera. Four different agencies were seen trying to stop the car. The chase began around Hazen and ended near Lonoke….


Arkansas Man Found Dead on I-30

(North Little Rock, AR) — An Arkansas man was found dead on Interstate 30 Monday night. 69-year-old John D. Widener of Fayetteville was found on the road around 9:30 with multiple injuries. His body was located near the Curtis Sykes Drive exit. No witnesses could be found who saw Widener…


Body Found in Little Rock

(Little Rock, AR) — An employee at Bruce Oakley Inc. in Little Rock was surprised Monday morning to find a body in the river near the dock in the back of the facility. Several law enforcement agencies and Arkansas Game and Fish were called to investigate the situation. After evidence…



Weekend Burglary at Lake Village Subway

(Lake Village, AR) — A small safe containing an undisclosed amount of money was taken from the Subway restaurant on Highway 65 in Lake Village over the weekend after someone unlawfully entered the business. Lake Village police are currently investigating this burglary. If anyone has any information regarding this incident,…